[Users] New setup - deploy OpenVZ or wait for VZ7?

Denis V. Lunev den at virtuozzo.com
Mon Jun 6 03:53:10 PDT 2016

On 06/06/2016 01:51 PM, Sergey Bronnikov wrote:
> Hi, Volker
> On 14:39 Sun 05 Jun , Volker Janzen wrote:
>>> Unfortunately no. We don't support upgrade from pre-release version to the final one.
>> When I use a CentOS 7 as base system and install VZ7 afterward it's not possible to upgrade, too?
> There is only one supported configuration for new installations -
> clean Virtuozzo 7 installation.
>>>> It also seems to lack some documentation for my use cases, but I need to start
>>>> with VZ7 sooner or later.
>>> What usecases are you talking about?
>> My current OpenVZ setup has LVM involved.
>> I want to be able to use simfs based storage on an underlaying LVM volume.
> Why do you prefer simfs instead of ploop? Did you see comparison simfs vs ploop?
> https://openvz.org/CT_storage_backends
>> And I want to be able to setup KVM based VMs that have a LVM based disk, too.
>> In best case KVM VMs can be created from a template, as with the container VMs.
> Den, is it possible in Vz7?
this is a matter of internal configuration, which is not related
to the emulation at all.


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